15/05/2018 - 13:59
We have some great news! Etteplan Oyj has acquired Eatech Oy on 15.5.2018. It’s been planned that together Eatech and Soikea Solutions Oy, the subsidiary company of Etteplan will form a whole of more than 200 agile software developers which will be led by Esa Mäkelä, CEO of Eatech. After the acquisition there will be approximately 700 experts working in different fields of embedded systems and IoT, 200 of which are specialized in software based digitalization solutions.
”Etteplan with its more than 3,000 employees offers us a wider clientele and many new opportunities to develop the know-how of our personnel. Together with Etteplan and Soikea we form a notable operation of digital services and software development experts, says Esa Mäkelä, CEO, Eatech.
All the founders and previous owners will be involved in the operations at Eatech and continue developing the business. In addition, all of the current account managers and project managers will continue their work normally, and the cooperation with every customer of Eatech will continue as planned. The contact persons remain unchanged.
Our goal is to boost growth and the recruiting goes on. We can provide our old and new partners with even wider know-how and strong resources.
“Our range of services will expand further. Besides strengthening our office in Helsinki the geographical presence will improve in Jyväskylä and Kuopio, for instance. The technological know-how of Eatech will become broader as well. We are really looking forward to the new opportunities” Mäkelä tells.
“We see here a great chance to develop and continue our operations, learn new things and get a strong player to stand next to us and have a strong player beside us as our support.”
Read the stock exchange release of Etteplan here.